AWRI Education

D.J. Angus

D.J. AngusThe D. J. Angus serves researchers and educational groups from her berth at Harbor Island in Grand Haven, Michigan. The vessel was built and endowed in 1985 and launched in 1986.

Length: 45 feet
Beam: 14 feet
Draft: 4 feet
Engine: Cummins 6BT5.9 
Tonnage: 22.5 tons


Sampling areas include the Grand River, Spring Lake, and Lake Michigan.  The D. J. Angus has served groups from 28 counties in Michigan.

There is no seating on the D. J. Angus and it has limited accessibility for passengers with disabilities. Questions about accessibility should be directed to Capt. Tony Fiore at 616-331-3986 or

For more detailed information, please click on the link below:
Great Lakes Science Vessels - D.J. Angus


The D. J. Angus The W. G. Jackson Our Scientific Equipment


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